Utah Code > Title 58 > Chapter 75 – Genetic Counselors Licensing Act
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|Part 1||General Provisions||58-75-101 – 58-75-102|
|Part 3||Licensing||58-75-301 – 58-75-304|
|Part 4||License Denial and Discipline||58-75-401|
|Part 5||Unlawful and Unprofessional Conduct||58-75-501 – 58-75-502|
Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 58 > Chapter 75 - Genetic Counselors Licensing Act
- Armed forces: means the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Space Force, and Coast Guard. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
- Board: means the Genetic Counselors Licensing Board created in Section 58-75-201. See Utah Code 58-75-102
- Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
- Department: means the Department of Alcoholic Beverage Services created in Section 32B-2-203. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
- Genetic counselor: means a person licensed under this chapter to engage in the practice of genetic counseling. See Utah Code 58-75-102
- health care facility: means a facility that is licensed by the Department of Health under Title 26, Chapter 21, Health Care Facility Licensing and Inspection Act. See Utah Code 32B-10-702
- Health care practitioner: means :
(a) a podiatrist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 5a, Podiatric Physician Licensing Act; (b) an optometrist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 16a, Utah Optometry Practice Act; (c) a pharmacist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 17b, Pharmacy Practice Act; (d) a physical therapist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 24b, Physical Therapy Practice Act; (e) a nurse or advanced practice registered nurse licensed under Title 58, Chapter 31b, Nurse Practice Act; (f) a recreational therapist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 40, Recreational Therapy Practice Act; (g) an occupational therapist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 42a, Occupational Therapy Practice Act; (h) a nurse midwife licensed under Title 58, Chapter 44a, Nurse Midwife Practice Act; (i) a mental health professional licensed under Title 58, Chapter 60, Mental Health Professional Practice Act; (j) a physician licensed under Title 58, Chapter 67, Utah Medical Practice Act; (k) an osteopath licensed under Title 58, Chapter 68, Utah Osteopathic Medical Practice Act; (l) a dentist or dental hygienist licensed under Title 58, Chapter 69, Dentist and Dental Hygienist Practice Act; and (m) a physician assistant licensed under Title 58, Chapter 70a, Utah Physician Assistant Act. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
- License: means :
(a) a retail license; (b) a sublicense; (c) a license issued in accordance with Chapter 7, Part 4, Off-Premise Beer Retailer State License; (d) a license issued in accordance with Chapter 11, Manufacturing and Related Licenses Act; (e) a license issued in accordance with Chapter 12, Liquor Warehousing License Act; (f) a license issued in accordance with Chapter 13, Beer Wholesaling License Act; or (g) a license issued in accordance with Chapter 17, Liquor Transport License Act. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
- Person: means :Utah Code 68-3-12.5
- Practice of genetic counseling: means the communication process which deals with the human problems associated with the occurrence, or the risk of occurrence, of a genetic disorder in a family, including the provision of services to help an individual or family:
(a) comprehend the medical facts, including the diagnosis, probable cause of the disorder, and the available management; (b) appreciate the way heredity contributes to the disorder and the risk of occurrence in specified relatives; (c) understand the alternatives for dealing with the risk of occurrence; (d) choose the course of action which seems appropriate to them in view of their risk, their family goals, and their ethical and religious standards, and to act in accordance with that decision; and (e) make the best possible psychosocial adjustment to the disorder in an affected family member or to the risk of occurrence of that disorder. See Utah Code 58-75-102
- Prescription: means an order issued by a health care practitioner when:
(a) the health care practitioner is licensed under Title 58, Occupations and Professions, to prescribe a controlled substance, other drug, or device for medicinal purposes; (b) the order is made in the course of that health care practitioner's professional practice; and (c) the order is made for obtaining an alcoholic product for medicinal purposes only. See Utah Code 32B-1-102
- Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
- Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
- Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
- Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of a judicial proceeding. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
- special use permit: means a special use permit issued under this chapter, including:
(1) a religious wine use permit; (2) an industrial or manufacturing use permit; (3) a scientific or educational use permit; and (4) a public service permit. See Utah Code 32B-10-102
- State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
- United States: includes each state, district, and territory of the United States of America. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5
- Unprofessional conduct: is a s defined in Sections 58-1-501 and 58-75-502 and as may be further defined by rule by the division in accordance with Title 63G, Chapter 3, Utah Administrative Rulemaking Act. See Utah Code 58-75-102
- License: means :